Easy Quilts Summer 2015

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Tropical Garden Easy Quilt Project

There are no quilt blocks to make in this quilt. Use a tropical fabric print and sew large squares and rectangles together to make this summery quilt. Tropical Garden digtal pattern Tropical Garden quilt kit  Finished Size: 64¼” × 79¾” Rating: Easy To learn more about Joanie Holton and Melanie Greseth, visit our Designers page.

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Wishing Stars Easy Quilt Project

This quilt features different sized sawtooth stars in modern vintage fabric prints. Designer Jennifer Schifano Thomas used “modern” vintage prints to make up these classic star blocks. Great quilt blocks and great prints – quilting doesn’t get any more fun than this! Wishing Stars digital patternWishing Stars quilt kit  Finished Size: 47″ × 63″ Finished…

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Bring Me the Sunshine Easy Quilt Project

The fabrics in this quilt are a vacation for the senses. Choose a favorite large-scale floral and coordinating prints, and dream about the sunshine. Bring Me the Sunshine digital pattern Bring Me the Sunshine quilt kit Finished Size: 76″ × 94″ Finished Blocks: 16 (12″) block Rating: Easy To learn more about Dee Ymker, visit our Designers…

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Plinko Easy Quilt Project

This breezy white quilt reminded designer Janice Averill of the game Plinko when it was finished — hence its name. Plinko digital pattern Finished Size: 43″ × 59″ Finished Blocks: 35 (8″) blocks Rating: Easy To learn more about Janice Averill, visit our Designers page.

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Central Park Easy Quilt Project

The throw quilt is easy enough for beginners and a fun project for quilters of all skill levels. The appliquéd petal quilt blocks are simple to make using fusible web. Central Park digital pattern Finished Size: 62″ × 72″ Finished Blocks: 21 (10″) Petal blocks Rating: Easy To learn more about Joanie Holton and Melanie…

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Argyle Socks Easy Quilt Project

Designer Melissa Corry was inspired to make this quilt when she saw the pattern on her husband’s dress socks. Retro-style fabrics give this easy quilt a modern vintage feel. Argyle Socks digital patternArgyle Socks quilt kit  Finished Size: 56½” × 68″Finished Blocks: 30 (8″) Frame blocks Rating: Easy To learn more about Melissa Corry, visit our…

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Paisley Stars Easy Quilt Project

A lovely assortment of prints and paisleys makes up Gayle Noyes’ quilt. Although the design may look intimidating at first glance, it’s made up of only squares for quick and easy piecing. Paisley Stars digital pattern Paisley Stars quilt kit Finished Size: 93½” × 104½” Rating: Easy To learn more about Gayle Noyes, visit our Designers page.

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Black to Blue Easy Quilt Project

This quilt has a modern slant to the bargello technique. The thin strips in the quilt have gradated blue to black fabrics. Black to Blue digital pattern Finished Size: 75½” × 76″ Rating: Easy To learn more about Aubry Dunn, visit our Designers page.

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All In Knots Easy Quilt Project

This quilt, with its interlocking design is surprisingly easy. Make the quilt block units assembly-line style and you’ll be done in no time. All in Knots digital patternAll in Knots quilt kit Finished Size: 60″ × 60″Finished Blocks: 9 (18″) blocks Rating: Easy To learn more about Wendy Sheppard, visit our Designers page.

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Summer Cabin Easy Quilt Project

Oversized log cabin quilt blocks create the bold design in this fat quarter friendly quilt pattern. Summer Cabin digital pattern Summer Cabin quilt kit  Finished Size: 72″ × 72″ Finished Blocks: 16 (18″) blocks Rating: Easy To learn more about Anita Peluso, visit our Designers page.

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Beach Cabanas Easy Quilted Wallhanging Project

This quilt makes designer Janet Mednick long to be on a Hawaiian beach with all those cabana-like huts. Make it for your home and let the daydreams begin. Beach Cabanas digital pattern Beach Cabanas quilt kit Finished Size: 30″ × 36″ Finished Blocks: 4 (9″ × 12″) blocks Rating: Easy To learn more about Janet Mednick,…

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Let’s Dance Easy Quilt Project

Batiks are always a wonderful choice, and they work up well in traditional as well as contemporary designs. This classic Virginia Reel pattern is made up of single blocks with connecting colors. Let’s Dance digital pattern Finished Size: 52½” × 69½” Finished Blocks: 35 (8½”) blocks Rating: Easy To learn more about Bea Lee, visit…

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Bake Shop Easy Quilt Project

Put on your apron and make something sweet. It’s quick and easy when you use a printed panel that features “paper dolls” wearing adorable outfits and sweet treats. This quilt pattern meets the guidelines established by the Quilts for Kids organization. Bake Shop digital pattern Finished Size: 48¾” × 59¼” Rating: Easy To learn more about…

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Cherry Street Easy Quilt Project

Fabrics printed with letters and numbers reminded designer Lacey Schipnewski of the teacher’s manual she and her mom used to play with – it was called On Cherry Street. The quilt block is fun to make, and the subtle blue, brown, and black color scheme makes it a pleasing quilt. Cherry Street digital pattern Finished Size: 45″ ×…